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WATCH: Tyler Perry On The REAL Reason Hollywood Lacks Roles For Black Actresses

OWN | Posted 06.05.2013 | OWN

Hollywood has often been criticized for its lack of consistently available roles for black actresses. As a producer actively creating roles for Africa...

WATCH: Tyler Perry Shocks Oprah With His Words For Rival Spike Lee

OWN | Posted 05.29.2013 | OWN

Tyler Perry has achieved astounding success in Hollywood: his movies have entertained legions of loyal fans, he's built a multimillion-dollar media em...

WATCH LIVE: Tyler Perry Talks To HuffPost Live

Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Actor, director and entertainment media giant Tyler Perry joins HuffPost Live to discuss his latest film "Peeples" and his recent partnership with Opr...

Tyler Perry, Stop Vilifying Black Success

Ernest Owens | Posted 06.07.2013 | Black Voices
Ernest Owens

As a man who grew up in an urban environment that is now attending college at a fine Ivy League institution, I would like to let you know that I am not aspiring to become the controlling, manipulative and reckless psychopath that you continue to depict such men of color in your films.

About That Crazy Ending To Tyler Perry's Temptation

Mike Ryan | Posted 06.01.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

For the life of me, I just can't get the ending to Tyler Perry's Temptation out of my head. It's become an unhealthy obsession. Please understand: I don't dislike Tyler Perry. But I dislike the ending to Tyler Perry's Temptation very much. So let's go ahead and spoil it.

LOOK: Tyler Perry's 'Confessions Of A Marriage Counselor' Gets First Poster

Posted 12.05.2012 | Entertainment

"Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor" is notable for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that Perry isn't the sta...

Are Tyler Perry's Movies Bad For The Community?

Posted 09.14.2012 | Black Voices

Yesterday, we celebrated Tyler Perry's birthday with a round up of his highest grossing films. Although each of Tyler Perry's movies generate million...

PHOTOS: Tyler Perry's Top Grossing Films

Posted 09.13.2012 | Black Voices

Since the start of his career, Tyler Perry has defied the odds and broken down barriers of major studios to prove naysayers wrong, all of which has la...

Tyler Perry and the Black Moviegoer Conundrum

Chevonne Harris | Posted 09.17.2012 | Black Voices
Chevonne Harris

While Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection brought in $25 million for its opening weekend and resurrected Perry's legion of loyal fans, it also drew what have quickly become the typical Perry critiques--he's an amateur, he lacks cinematic skill and is reinforcing racial stereotypes.

PHOTOS: The Glamorous Premiere Of 'Good Deeds'

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.16.2012 | Black Voices

Tyler Perry was joined last night in Hollywood by the star-studded cast of "Good Deeds" for the flick's Valentine's Day premiere. Perry serves as ...

Tyler Perry, Al Sharpton and the "Proper Negro" Remark

Dr. Boyce Watkins | Posted 12.26.2011 | Black Voices
Dr. Boyce Watkins

Tyler Perry has been hit with the kind of haterology only reserved for a black man who was able to stealthily rise to become the highest paid man in all of Hollywood. Not the highest paid black man... the highest paid man, period.

Is It OK For a Black Man to Get Rich While Wearing a Dress?

Dr. Boyce Watkins | Posted 11.21.2011 | Black Voices
Dr. Boyce Watkins

Tyler Perry recently topped off the list of the highest paid men in entertainment. His obvious financial success leads some to wonder just how far a man should go in order to find his way to riches.

Tyler Perry To Spike Lee: 'Go Straight To Hell'

Posted 06.20.2011 | Entertainment

The long-simmering war of words between Tyler Perry and Spike Lee is heating up again. Perry, in both a message on his website and a press conferen...

Tyler Perry Gets It Right

Trish Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Trish Kinney

His latest film is based on a subject that the filmmaker knows way too much about, based on his recent disclosure of severe childhood abuse.